The table below looks at the statistics for the Communications Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Communications Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Communications Manager
Rank 543 529 532
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Communications Manager 46 48 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.087% 0.095% 0.081%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.093% 0.10% 0.087%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 27 28
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£363 £400 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% +22.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £248 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £545 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £360 £300
% change year-on-year
-4.16% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £38.43 - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.47 - £42.50
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
49336 46518 44681
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.83% 92.45% 92.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 32059 28699 27154
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1836 1841 1961
Average hourly rate £17.25 £16.84 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.43% -3.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.57 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £39.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

Communications Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Communications Manager in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Communications Manager Jobs Demand Trend in England

Communications Manager
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Communications Manager across the England region.

Communications Manager Daily Rate Trend in England

Communications Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Communications Manager across the England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Communications Manager Daily Rate Histogram in England

Communications Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Communications Manager across the England region.

Communications Manager Hourly Rate Trend in England

Communications Manager
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Communications Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +24 24 £400 -5.88% 5
South East -22 7 £364 -11.75% 3
South West -7 6 £338 - 2
North West -32 4 £375 +50.00%
West Midlands -2 2 £413 -18.51%
Yorkshire -31 2 £295 -18.19% 1
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Communications Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Communications Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Communications Manager in their job title.

1 24 (25.26%) Project Management
1 24 (25.26%) Finance
2 19 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (11.58%) Change Management
4 10 (10.53%) Intranet
5 9 (9.47%) Banking
6 8 (8.42%) Telecoms
7 7 (7.37%) Marketing
8 6 (6.32%) Social Media
8 6 (6.32%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 6 (6.32%) Unified Communications
8 6 (6.32%) SharePoint
9 5 (5.26%) MS Office
9 5 (5.26%) Microsoft
9 5 (5.26%) Information Security
10 4 (4.21%) Content Management
10 4 (4.21%) MS PowerPoint
10 4 (4.21%) Google
10 4 (4.21%) Degree
10 4 (4.21%) MS Excel
10 4 (4.21%) NHS
10 4 (4.21%) PRINCE2
10 4 (4.21%) ERP
11 3 (3.16%) H.323
11 3 (3.16%) PMI
11 3 (3.16%) PMI Certification
11 3 (3.16%) SEO
11 3 (3.16%) Service Management
11 3 (3.16%) Management Information System
11 3 (3.16%) Blog

Communications Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Communications Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Communications Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (6.32%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.16%) Lync
2 3 (3.16%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.05%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (5.26%) MS Office
2 4 (4.21%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.21%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.11%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (1.05%) Maximo
2 1 (1.05%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.16%) Google Analytics
1 3 (3.16%) Office 365
2 1 (1.05%) Yammer
2 1 (1.05%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.53%) Intranet
2 6 (6.32%) Unified Communications
3 3 (3.16%) PABX
3 3 (3.16%) H.323
4 2 (2.11%) Firewall
4 2 (2.11%) Multicast
4 2 (2.11%) Telepresence
4 2 (2.11%) MPLS
4 2 (2.11%) HTTP
4 2 (2.11%) TCP/IP
General
1 24 (25.26%) Finance
2 9 (9.47%) Banking
3 8 (8.42%) Telecoms
4 7 (7.37%) Marketing
5 3 (3.16%) Retail
6 2 (2.11%) Multimedia
6 2 (2.11%) Publishing
7 1 (1.05%) Military
7 1 (1.05%) Electronics
7 1 (1.05%) Automotive
7 1 (1.05%) Law
7 1 (1.05%) Legal
7 1 (1.05%) Billing
7 1 (1.05%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (1.05%) Swedish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.05%) ATL
1 1 (1.05%) XML
1 1 (1.05%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.32%) Social Media
2 4 (4.21%) NHS
3 3 (3.16%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.16%) PMI
3 3 (3.16%) Blog
4 2 (2.11%) User Experience
4 2 (2.11%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.11%) Streaming Video
5 1 (1.05%) IVR
5 1 (1.05%) Copywriting
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (25.26%) Project Management
2 19 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (11.58%) Change Management
4 6 (6.32%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 5 (5.26%) Information Security
6 4 (4.21%) Content Management
6 4 (4.21%) PRINCE2
6 4 (4.21%) ERP
7 3 (3.16%) Service Management
7 3 (3.16%) SEO
7 3 (3.16%) ITIL
7 3 (3.16%) Release Management
7 3 (3.16%) Supplier Management
7 3 (3.16%) Analytics
7 3 (3.16%) Coaching
8 2 (2.11%) Matrix Management
8 2 (2.11%) Business Transformation
8 2 (2.11%) API Development
8 2 (2.11%) Information Governance
8 2 (2.11%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.05%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (4.21%) Degree
2 3 (3.16%) PMI Certification
2 3 (3.16%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.05%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.05%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (2.11%) COBIT
2 1 (1.05%) MiFID
2 1 (1.05%) QA
2 1 (1.05%) Solvency II
2 1 (1.05%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.05%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.05%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (1.05%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (1.05%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 5 (5.26%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.21%) Google
3 2 (2.11%) Oracle
3 2 (2.11%) SAP
4 1 (1.05%) Cisco
4 1 (1.05%) Adobe
4 1 (1.05%) Avaya
4 1 (1.05%) Infor
4 1 (1.05%) Twitter
Bristol
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: depending on the experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
East of England
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago